File 1.84 - Letters from F. H. Germar to William Whewell

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Letters from F. H. Germar to William Whewell


  • 1842, 1843 (Creation)

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4 single sheets

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The provenance of these letters is not known.

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Two letters relating to observations of tides.

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  • German

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These letters are listed in the James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts: R.1.84

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The Papers of William Whewell include six other letters from Germar: Add.MS.a.205/9-14. See also the more comprehensive record for these papers, linked below.

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